Island Transfers Schedule

Thevenard Island Guests
The Mackerel Islands operate a flight transfer or ferry service from Onslow to Thevenard Island. The scenic flight across takes just 7 minutes and by boat it takes 45 minutes.

Direction Island Guests
Located 20 minutes by boat from Onslow, Direction Island guests are required to take their own boat across as there is no airstrip on Direction Is. After checking in with our team based at the Onslow Beach Resort, launch from the public boat ramp at Beadon Creek, Onslow.

Flight Transfer Services

DEPARTURE DAYS
Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Departure and arrival times for the flight service will be advised on booking. Please arrive at the airstrip 30 minutes prior to departure time.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Services may be changed or substituted at short notice, due to weather conditions, passenger numbers and operational requirements. Additional services may be available for special events and long weekends.

BAGGAGE WEIGHT LIMITS
We can carry a maximum of 15kg bag + 5kg carry on per person. Each piece of baggage must not exceed 75cm length x 35cm width x 35cm height. Soft bags are preferred, we can supply these if required. If your baggage is oversized, you can repack into the supplied bag/s. Fishing rods up to 2m can be taken on board but please remove all hooks. Empty decommissioned dive tanks can be taken on board. No dangerous goods allowed.

TICKET PRICES
Adult $90 per person return
Child (3-12 years old) $60 per person return
Infant (0-2 years old) Free

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL!
Please ensure you have pre-booked your tickets prior to arrival and have confirmed your departure times with the Mackerel Islands Reservations Team on [email protected] or +61 8 9184 6444.
Download the Passenger Transfer Details Form here.

Boat Transfer Services

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
The below island transfer timetable is intended to be used as a guide only and is subject to change. Services may be changed or substituted at short notice, due to weather conditions, passenger numbers and operational requirements. Additional services may be available for special events and long weekends.

TICKET PRICES
Adult $90 per person return
Child (3-12 years old) $60 per person return
Infant (0-2 years old) Free

BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL!
Please ensure you have pre-booked your tickets prior to arrival and have confirmed your departure times with the Mackerel Islands Reservations Team on [email protected] or +61 8 9184 6444.

TIMETABLE TRAVELLING FROM ONSLOW
VALID NOVEMBER 2019 - MARCH 2020

   
Day Departure Time Arrival Time From To
Tuesday 13:30 14:15 Onslow Thevenard Island
Friday 12:30 13:15 Onslow Thevenard Island
Sunday 12:30 13:15 Onslow Thevenard Island

TIMETABLE TRAVELLING FROM MACKEREL ISLANDS
VALID NOVEMBER 2019 - MARCH 2020

   
Day Departure Time Arrival Time From To
Tuesday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Friday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow
Sunday 10:00 10:45 Thevenard Island Onslow

*Valid for 2019 bookings. 2020 info and timetable will be released later this year.